All of us love homemade treats, and the same goes for our pets –our dogs, most especially. Guaranteed, they will not say no to their favorite treats, yet that does not mean they would already mind resisting in tasty dog delight every once in a while. After all, dogs love having treats. These make the best motivation for performing tricks, as well as bridge the long wait until the mealtime.
Furthermore, the food that your dog eats has an extreme influence on their overall well-being and health. This is the main reason why it is so important that when you give your dog a treat, it must contain the most essential nutrients your dog needs. However, so many commercially manufactured dog treats lack nutrition and may rapidly burn a hole in your own pocket.
Likewise, if you are prone to providing your dog your dinner leftovers, remember that a lot of human food is so dangerous for dogs. Fortunately, there is a solution out there, you can make some homemade dog food recipes. And in this article, we included 10 scrumptious homemade dog food recipes that are not just inexpensive to make, but can be incredibly nutritious as well.
10 Scrumptious Homemade Dog Food Recipes
Here are our top 10 delicious homemade dog food recipes that you can try giving your dog:
1. Dog Liver Cakes
If your pet has a birthday coming up real soon, you can check and try this recipe out. It is full of wholesome and healthy ingredients. Furthermore, this delicious treat will surely satisfy and satiate. Worry less, because this is a very simple recipe and very inexpensive to make. We know that all supermarkets sell livers, so it is easy to find. However, if you cannot get liver, you might want to try some other meats –they make a perfect treat for your dogs too!
Here’s a sample video on how to make a simple dog liver cakes.
2. Banana Bombs
If you are looking for a dog treat recipe, without using any meat like liver, it is the best for you to try this banana bombs. These dog treats are excellent –they have a hard crusty shell that makes them great to carry around. Even though it is hard in the outside, it is bready and moist in the inside, as well as rich in flavor too! For sure, dogs will love them!
Check this sample video to learn more how to do the banana bombs.
3. Bacon and Pumpkin Dog Treats
Even though it may not make sense to us humans, your dog will actually feel extra special if you present them with these scrumptious bacon and pumpkin-flavor glazed biscuits. This is a very simple recipe that you can do real fast, without spending too much money!
To guide you in making this delicious treat, check this tutorial video out now!
4. Carob Pupcakes Treat
This recipe , your dog will surely love it. It is a great treat for the pup-chocoholics, or carboholics –maybe? Well, this is perfect recipe for those who like spoiling their dog, yet still feed them with some healthy treats. Check this sample video to know how to do this delicious treat!
5. Pumpkin & Apple Dog Treat
Your lovely canine will surely love these crunchy and delicious treats. These treats are easy to digest and so enjoyable. Having both pumpkin and apple in just one treat, this will certainly boost your dog’s health. Well, this is aside from making him happy for the treat!
Check this video out to learn more on how to make it!
6. Yogurt-Peanut Butter Banana Dog Treats
This no bake recipe is great for your dogs with a bit of a sweet tooth. You can use a mold or a simple ice cube tray to make some bite size pieces. You can add some honey too for an additional boost of sugar. Want to know how to make it? Check this video tutorial!
7. Frozen Dog Treats
As the weather is getting warmer and warmer, giving some refreshing and flavorful nibbles for your dog is a great idea. Your dog will surely enjoy this, and get through the strong heat of the sun. This recipe is made of just a few all-natural ingredients. Not only that, these recipes are very safe to dogs. Moreover, these also contain loads and loads of benefits for your fur baby. For sure, you will love having these frozen treats, and your dog will go crazy for it!
Here’s a sample video you can check to know how to do these treats!
8. Peanut Butter Dog Treats
With just four main ingredients, this recipe may be put together with the supplies that you already have in your kitchens. Small bone-shaped cookies are a good treat for your dogs, but you can of course, make some other shapes! Check this sample video to learn how to make this dog treat!
9. Apple & Oat Pretzel Dog Treats
These are free of fancy, fuss, and gluten. However, they will go down a treat with your dogs. Moreover, it takes less than one hour from the creation, up to the cooling down. These delicious pretzel treats will be a sure hit to your fur babies –they are going to like this so much!
Check this sample YouTube video to learn how to do it!
10. Cinnamon Donuts for Dogs
Not much can actually beat a delicious donut treats. Further, being dog friendly, this recipe will surely get your dog’s attention. You can also customize it according to what you want it to look like. You can check this video tutorial to learn how to make it perfectly.
Undeniably, just like with all new things, it is the best to check with your veterinarian first before you get started with any of the recipes above. Even though all the ingredients in each of the recipes are suitable for dogs, there’s always a risk that something might not agree with a sensitive tummy.
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